Looking for theme park breaks UK for less? Thrill the family with a gravity-defying roller-coaster ride at Alton Towers, spot the sharks and stingrays at SeaLife centres – or how about a fun-filled trip to Chessington World of Adventures with the whole troop?
We show you how to get cheap family theme park breaks in the UK, so you can have a perfect break without feeling the pinch. If you’re just looking for cheap theme park tickets (without the break) we’ve got all the cheapest theme park ticket deals here.
Otherwise, read on below for the best theme park break deals in the UK!
Thorpe Park, Surrey
Looking for cheap theme park breaks for your family? Adrenaline-junkies will love new ride The Swarm. It’s Europe’s tallest winged rollercoaster – and with a jaw-dropping inverted 127ft fall, you’ll be in for the ride of your life! Other nerve-racking challenges include SAW-The Ride with its 100ft sheer vertical drop, along with the famous Nemesis, Inferno, Colossus and Stealth rollercoasters.
The Lego-themed park, aimed at three to 12-year-olds, includes a new experience from a galaxy far, far away – Lego Star Wars Miniland! But if your lightsaber skills are a little rusty, you can take a trip underwater on the Atlantis Submarine Voyage instead. If you don’t mind getting wet, you could even give the Pirate Falls Dynamite Drench a go.
Alton Towers, Staffordshire
With plenty of hair-raising rides like Air and Oblivion, along with lots of gentler attractions for younger kids (and parents!), there’s no chance you’ll get bored on this adventure. With an amazing resort that includes two hotels and a waterpark, it’s sure to be a theme park break never to be forgotten – and it needn’t be a pricey one.
Chessington World of Adventures, Surrey
Theme parks like Chessington World of Adventures are great fun for the family, but with so much to explore you might need more than a day to fit it all in! If you’re looking for cheap theme park breaks in the UK – this won’t disappoint. Experience heart-stopping rides like the Vampire rollercoaster, a cool zoo, and brilliant shows like the fun-filled Madagascar Live experience. We’ve scoured the web to find fantastic savings – click below for details.
Sealife Centres, across the UK
With far more than fish on display, the kids will love spotting seadragons, scary hammerhead sharks, massive stingrays, curious octopuses and even cuddly otters. And if you want, you can hold a crab or touch a starfish in their interactive touchpools. Make a holiday of it and discover cheap theme park breaks in the UK like Sealife Centres for less by clicking below.
Drayton Manor, Staffordshire
A popular smaller theme park set amongst 280 acres of beautiful lakes and parkland just outside of Birmingham, it hosts Europe’s only stand-up rollercoaster. It’s also home to kids’ favourite Thomas Land (of Tank Engine fame) as well as more than 100 animals in Drayton Manor Zoo.
Not found what you’re looking for? How about a cheap family break abroad instead? See our full guide to discount all inclusive family holidays 2014.